Lot 409: Meyer - Woodpecker & Skeleton. 36

Est: $200 - $400
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April 21, 2018, 11:00 AM EST
Franklin, TN, US
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Description: This very rare and unusual folio engraving is from Johann Daniel Meyer's Angenehmer und Nuetzlicher Zeit-vertreib mit Betrachtung Curioser Vorstellungen Allerhand kriechender, fliegender und schwimmender, auf dem Land und im Wasser sich befindender und naehrender THIERE…. The work was published in Nuremberg by J. J. Fleischmann between 1748 and 1752. The natural history work features birds, mammals, reptiles, and fish with their skeletons. All of the plates were drawn and etched by Meyer himself.
Dimensions: ~ 11 1/2" by 17 1/4"
Artist or Maker: Johann Daniel Meyer
Medium: Originally Hand-colored Engraving
Date: 1748-1752
Condition Report: The work is in very good to excellent condition overall. There are sometimes a few light marks or fox marks, mostly unobtrusive, to the paper. Please review the image below carefully for condition and contact us with any questions.
Literature: Angenehmer und Nuetzlicher Zeit-vertreib mit Betrachtung Curioser Vorstellungen Allerhand….
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